Government Contracting Company seeking a solid Software Tester:
Develops and/or reviews test strategies, plans, cases, scripts and data. Develops and maintains wrappers and other executable code as needed. Participate in/execute in-depth code reviews (static and dynamic). Performs/observes system testing by executing test plans. Reviews results from testing performed by others. Reports, documents, and tracks resolutions for software "bugs" identified in the testing process. Assists in the confirmation of issues reported from outside sources, and assists system development staff in understanding issues and desired resolution. Ensures the methods are appropriate for, and assists in, the transfer of fully tested software into operational versions, including the coordination, preparation and distribution of software and appropriate collateral material to users. Assists in the implementation of software tools and technologies, and testing techniques and procedures that facilitate the SQA process. Must be a team player with great communication skills, willing to collaborate effectively with fellow SQA members. Tester who thinks outside the box and is a critical thinker when testing applications. Prefer a tester who is well spoken and outgoing, not being afraid to voice concerns, risks, issues in regards to roadblocks as it pertains to delivering high quality products. Performs a variety of technical tasks that include: conducting routine tasks in conformance with set procedures within the department; interacting with users/other departments/customer/subcontractors; evaluating systems or procedures and recommending action or changes; testing applications, systems and procedures; providing guidance to others in carrying out duties, while performing technically advanced responsibilities; establishing and documenting procedures for carrying out technical duties, in compliance with best practices or new technology; and being accountable for compliance with regulatory requirements for technical function. Develops functional automation scripts (scripting languages TBD) Languages: Java coding ability required
Bachelor Degree in Information Systems or Computer Science preferred.
3-6 years of equivalent work experience